News : Green Alliance partners with Film Unbound for ‘Green Shorts’ Film Festival

Sep 19, 2013

Published in the Portsmouth Patch and Exeter Patch on September 19, 2013. 

PORTSMOUTH — The Green Alliance and Film Unbound will be hosting “Green Shorts,” a one-night micro-festival of short films dedicated to the world, the environment, and you! It will take place from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (with doors opening at 7 p.m.) on Oct. 24 at the Green Alliance headquarters, 75 Congress St., Suite 304, Portsmouth, N.H.

The event will showcase local films that explore environmental themes in hopes of bringing out the environmentalist in you. Film Unbound undoubtedly has a good eye for inspirational films, and has selected a diverse collection of short films, most of which are produced by local artists. Come enjoy the natural world as it becomes unveiled to you in this film series, alongside sustainable eats and locally brewed beers. After each video, a Q & A opportunity will follow, allowing you to meet and ask questions to the real filmmaker. As an audience member you also are able to help select the “Viewer’s Choice Environmental Hero” based on the best film!

Green Alliance, headquartered in Portsmouth, promotes sustainable business practices through its partnerships with local businesses and consumers. Its efforts are targeted at creating, and enhancing the growth of the green economy. Film Unbound is a media production company dedicated to supporting independent cinema, and aimed at creating both fictional and documentary films for distribution and for its clients.

To read the full story in the Exeter Patch click here and in the Portsmouth Patch click here

Come join these two renowned organizations in this short film festival committed to highlighting the green world we live in, depend upon, and cherish. The cost is FREE for Green Alliance members (upon showing your Green Card) and $10 for non-members. This ticket includes the films, food, and beer! Better yet, if you are interested in joining the GA community, pay just $25 for entrance into the event (that includes films, food, and beer) and get a 1-year Green Alliance or Green Families Club membership!

Film Unbound is still looking for green-minded films that capture stunning visuals, captivating narratives and interesting discussions concerning the environment or humanity. Submitting is free, and the first 50 submitters from New Hampshire, Massachusetts or Maine will be given a FREE 1-year Green Alliance membership. Don’t hesitate in showcasing your artistic touch with a short film dedicated to the natural world around you. There is so much beauty to capture! Submissions will be accepted until Oct. 3rd.

Visit http://greenshorts.filmunbound.com/submissions to submit your films.

For more information about the event, and any pertinent updates, visit http://greenshorts.filmunbound.com.

Connect with Green Alliance by email at Sarah@greenalliance.biz.